Archive for December 6th, 2012

George Zimmerman Suing NBC News Over Edited 911 Tape

George Zimmerman Suing NBC News Over Edited 911 Tape

In February, NBC’s Today aired the controversial edit that was made to appear as if Zimmerman voluntarily told the operator that Martin was black.

by Kimberley Johnson· · News
From Occupy Sandy's Twitter

Occupy Sandy Helped Us Fight Crime After Storm, Says NYPD Source

While they may not wear capes, Occupy Sandy volunteers battled crime in Brooklyn’s largest housing project after the storm.

by Liberal Lamp Post· · News
If Obamacare Saved $1.5 Billion Last Year, Think What A Single Payer System Would Have (OP-ED)

If Obamacare Saved $1.5 Billion Last Year, Think What A Single Payer System Would Have (OP-ED)

What direction is our country headed in with regard to healthcare?

by The Liberal· · News
Hostess Single-Handedly Drives Up Jobless Numbers (VIDEO)

Hostess Single-Handedly Drives Up Jobless Numbers (VIDEO)

If it weren’t for greedy Hostess execs laying off 18,500, jobless numbers would have declined.

by Elisabeth Parker· · News
Ed Asner Asks To Demonstrate Trickle Down Economics

Ed Asner Asks To Demonstrate Trickle Down Economics

We all know what trickle down economics feels like.

by Wendi Petit· · News
GOP Mantra Demolished – California Projecting Billion Dollar Budget Surplus

GOP Mantra Demolished – California Projecting Billion Dollar Budget Surplus

California has been suggested as a model for the nation in fiscal talk debates as new higher tax rates solve states deficit crisis.

by Justin Acuff· · News
Apple Announces New American Assembly Line, Brings Jobs (VIDEO)

Apple Announces New American Assembly Line, Brings Jobs (VIDEO)

Apple CEO has announced the opening of a manufacturing line for the Macintosh computer in the United States.

by Nathaniel Downes· · News
What Living On $7 An Hour Actually Means For Working People (VIDEO)

What Living On $7 An Hour Actually Means For Working People (VIDEO)

‘The real philanthropists in our society are the people who work for less than they can actually live on.’

by Brandon Weber· · Right-Wing Talking Points
Colbert: When Imaginary ACORNs Throw Elections, And Disabled People Get The GOP Shaft (VIDEO)

Colbert: When Imaginary ACORNs Throw Elections, And Disabled People Get The GOP Shaft (VIDEO)

ACORN and Santorum and the disabled, oh my!

Robin Hood @  NikkiJones1991

Generating Revenue: The Robin Hood Tax

Instead of getting money after it’s pocketed, it gets the money up front. It’s generic name is the ‘financial transaction tax.’ And it generates lots of revenue.

by Wendi Petit· · News
Gay Marriage And Legal Weed ‘Just Matter Of Time’ Says New Poll

Gay Marriage And Legal Weed ‘Just Matter Of Time’ Says New Poll

Americans are getting wiser about weed, gays and even climate change. Hooray!

by Liberal Lamp Post· · News
Ann speaks, plates shift @  Fox News

Ann Coulter DOES Have A Soul – Says Raise Taxes, ‘We Lost’ (VIDEO)

She answers something so unparsed, unspun, so true and rare….’We lost the election, Sean!’

by Lorraine Devon Wilke· · Current Issues, News
Gretchen fumes @  Fox News

Fox News: Sweats The Small Stuff But Ignores Big Corporate Crime

Why is it that Carlson never seems to get fired up about the bad behavior of some of our nation’s corporate citizens?

by John Viall· · News
Image courtesy of the Democratic-NPL of North Dakota.

One Month After The Election, Republican Denial Continues And Democrats Revel In It

Republicans don’t need a new language – they need a new platform.

by Cicero· · News
American Atheists’ President Tells All: His Bill O’Reilly Appearance & Atheist Fox News Host (VIDEO)

American Atheists’ President Tells All: His Bill O’Reilly Appearance & Atheist Fox News Host (VIDEO)

David Silverman explains how O’Reilly’s ‘Christianity is a philosophy not a religion’ argument is a novel approach towards subverting separation of church and state.

by David Pakman· · News
The David Pakman Show – Kansas City English Teacher Pushing Pro-Life Beliefs On Students? (VIDEO)

The David Pakman Show – Kansas City English Teacher Pushing Pro-Life Beliefs On Students? (VIDEO)

WTF?: High school student leaves voice mail claiming that his English teacher compares Huckleberry Finn’s moral stance on slavery with today’s pro-life movement.

by David Pakman· · News
Goodbye for now...until President Hillary Clinton?  The Washington Post

President Hillary Clinton? New Poll Numbers Say Yes

On personal popularity and job performance, Democrats are overwhelmingly supportive, as are two-thirds of independents. Even sizable numbers of Republicans are on board.

by Lorraine Devon Wilke· · Current Issues, News
Honey & Barbara  @ OMG!

Barbara Walters Picks ‘Most Fascinating People’: Clinton, Christie…Honey Boo Boo?? (VIDEO)

‘She’s not an obnoxious little girl. She’s sweet and loving with her mother and sisters and now her sister has a new baby with three thumbs. It’ll make you smile.’

by Lorraine Devon Wilke· · Current Issues, News